(ST. LOUIS, MO) — Tomorrow will one of the most important votes since in St. Louis…
well, since the last important vote.
“Prop 2? Why, yes! I support it,” said St. Hooey Manbush mascot, Anheuser Buschwhacker. “This baseball, you speak of? What is that?”
If the Gateway City truly desires “major-MAJOR” league soccer — the real MLS Mccoy, not the current USL store brand — then the ball is firmly in Lou’s possession.
As opportunities go, this one is something of a “sitter”.
Approve the stadium deal and Commish Garber will bring the MLS goods.
Turn it down and area fans might have to permanently adopt Sporting KC or the Chicago Fire as their national team-of-choice.
Does the city of St. Louis have the legs to pass the proposed plan?
It’s a city vote, remember.
Are townies believing the economic claims? Will they want to back a plan that caters to fütbol fanatics?
This is Cardinal Nation, after all.
Fred Bird country.
It’s a true test for a community that likes to brag that it’s “Soccer Town, USA”.
All will be revealed come Tuesday.